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Vatican Museums Skip the Line Entrance Ticket

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  • Exclusive skip-the-line tickets to the Vatican Museum
  • Save hours waiting in line with a priority admission ticket 
  • Upgrade to a tour with guided visit to St Peter’s Basilica
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Vatican Museums Skip the Line Entrance Ticket
From US$45.16
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10:15am Just TicketMost Popular
Arrive at 10.00am and enter the Vatican Museums at 10.15am.
US$45.16
2pm Just Ticket
Arrive at 1:45pm and enter the Vatican Museums at 2pm
US$45.16
10am Guided Tour
Arrive at 9:45am and enter the Vatican Museums at 10am. Ticket includes a small-group tour (maximum 20 people)
US$74.86
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Overview

The Vatican Museum, home to Raphael’s Rooms and the world-famous Sistine Chapel, is one of Italy’s most popular attractions: the crowds it attracts pay testament to its popularity. Explore Renaissance masterpieces at your leisure on this exclusive VIP tour, which avoids the crowds by bypassing the beginning queues. You’ll be free to take in the incredible wall paintings without spending hours in line.

What to Expect

In Vatican City, get ready to pass by the crowds outside the museum with VIP admission tickets. You’ll bypass the beginning queues. Once inside, you’ll have lots of time to explore nine miles (14km) of art-filled galleries.

Savor masterpieces in rooms like the Gallery of the Candelabra, which is lined with elegantly carved marble sculptures and candle-holders. You’ll also be free to wander at leisure through Raphael’s Rooms, four interconnecting galleries that are hung with paintings from the famous Renaissance master and his pupils. Enrich your knowledge of Italian geography in the Gallery of Maps, where you’ll find 16th-century plans of Italy.

The best is saved for last. The final part of the museum complex is the blockbuster Sistine Chapel, which most people wait in line for hours to see. With special access to the museum, you’ll skip to the front of the crowds to see the legendary 15th-century chapel. With an optional upgrade, you can opt to explore the galleries with a guide.

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Reviewed 3 days ago
Definitely worth the money

The skip the line ticket was definitely worth it. We purchased admission for as early as possible (8am) in order to miss the crowds but the queues were already miles long by this time. The skip the line ticket allowed us to bypass everyone. We...More

2  Thank PhilS2009
Reviewed 5 days ago
Very smooth

This all went very smoothly, no waiting around, saw everything with no trouble. Load of information and loads to see. Rather tiring but were not spring chickens any more - two and half hours minimum.

Thank wenvoewanderers
Reviewed 1 week ago
Good guide, too much to see

Well worth getting the skip the line ticket, and having a good guide made it easier to understand, but don’t think you’ll see everything. Simply too much stuff there, it almost felt vulgar to see so much crammed together, that said, I couldn’t imagine going...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Museum is amazing, skip the line not worth it.

Museum is amazing, skip the line not worth it. I would've rather paid the guided tour than the skip the line entrance ticket.

1  Thank SANTIAGO L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Luciano was a terrific guide!

We had a wonderful experience being guided through key collections with a small group led by Luciano. He was gracious, amusing, knowledgeable, and very patient. He also knew how to engage each person individually, and was also able to access "behind the scenes" locations that...More

Thank Ruth L
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Gopinath S
10 September 2018|
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Response from dsheridan5 | Reviewed this property |
The "skip the line" I purchased was called "just the tickets" So it did include admission into the Vatican museum and Sistine Chapel and then we were able to go directly into St. Peter's Basilica through the right hand... More
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Gopinath S
9 September 2018|
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Can I buy the tickets online. The problem is timings do not match with the skip the line tickets!!
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